It’s hard to remember that the COVID-19 pandemic, Zoom and widespread remote work were new and strange just over a year ago. Together they unleashed a huge learning curve and an alarming new set of cybersecurity risks.
When Lawrence Wagner launched Spark Mindset in 2017, he wanted to build a path to high-paying cybersecurity careers for people from historically disadvantaged backgrounds.
To fill the pipeline for urgently needed cybersecurity professionals, it’s vital to get students interested long before they’re ready to enter the job market.
Last year was one of Bonnie Kent’s most successful ever working as a Realtor in Colorado Springs — so when she found a letter in her mailbox in December notifying her that state unemployment benefits had been approved under her name, the irony wasn’t lost on her.
The popular and profitable esports industry — revolving around organized video game competition and entertainment — continues its meteoric rise across the world, including in Colorado Springs.